The scripture references below go with today’s post of A Nonchurchgoer’s Guide to Jesus and His Kingdom.
John 8:46 (Jesus didn’t sin, and He wants us to be like Him.)
Matthew 1:21 (Jesus Himself is the One who can save us from our sins – the committing of them, not just the consequences of them.)
1 Corinthians 4:4 (Paul was testifying that he had a clean conscience. We should strive to be able to speak as he did.)
1 Corinthians 15:34 (Stop sinning!)
Philippians 3:15 (There is a maturity level which we are expected to reach.)
Hebrews 5:12-14 (We can’t mature unless we begin to practice discerning good and evil. This, of course, means avoiding sin.)
1 Timothy 5:22 (Let us keep ourselves free from sin!)
If you are familiar with the Bible, or if you want to hear more from it, you may want to read one of my other blogs: A Bible Reader’s Guide to Jesus and His Kingdom.
Any quotations of Scripture are taken from the NASB, unless otherwise noted.